Family Resources

Family Resources

Books, blog posts, articles, and other resources to help equip you as you disciple your child.

In conjunction with our physical resource center at each of Berean's campuses, this online resource center features a greater list of suggested reading from our Family Ministry team and insight to help you, no matter what milestone you may be working toward with your child.

General Parenting
  • Parenting Beyond Your Capacity by Reggie Joiner & Carey Nieuwhof
  • ApParent Privilege by Steve Wright & Chris Graves
  • Parenting: 14 Principles That Can Radically Change Your Family by Paul David Tripp
  • Gospel-Powered Parenting by William P. Farley
  • Bringing Up Boys by Dr. James Dobson
  • Bringing Up Girls by Dr. James Dobson
  • Total Family Makeover by Melissa Spoelstra
Family Devotionals
  • The Big Picture Interactive Bible Storybook (Lifeway)
  • The Gospel Story Bible by Marty Machowski
  • Long Story Short (Old Testament) by Marty Machowski
  • Old Story New (New Testament) by Marty Machowski
Child Dedication
  • Don't Miss It: Parent Every Week Like It Counts by Reggie Joiner and Kristen Ivy
  • Zero to One by Reggie Joiner and Kristen Ivy
  • One to Two by Reggie Joiner and Kristen Ivy
  • The Big Picture Interactive Storybook Bible for Toddlers - Old Testament (Lifeway)
  • The Big Picture Interactive Storybook Bible for Toddlers - New Testament (Lifeway)
Faith Commitment

BK Line

  • Teaching Kids About God by John Trent, Ph.D., Rick Osborne, Kurt Bruner
  • Show Them Jesus: Teaching the Gospel to Kids by Jack Klumpenhower

SH Line

  • New Believer's Guide to Effective Christian Living by Greg Laurie

All Lines

  • The Story of God's Love for You by Sally Lloyd-Jones
  • Your Child's Profession of Faith by Dennis Gundersen
  • Total Family Makeover by Melissa Spoelstra
  • Stop Asking Jesus Into Your Heart by J.D. Greear
Faith in Practice

All Lines

  • Give Your Child the Word by Jamie C. Martin
  • 801 Questions Kids Ask About God with Answers From the Bible (Focus on the Family)
  • Turning Everyday Conversations Into Gospel Conversations by Jimmy Scroggins and Steve Wright
  • Sticky Faith by Dr. Kara E. Powell and Dr. Chap Clark
  • Living By the Book by Howard G. Hendricks and William D. Hendricks

SH Line

  • Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis

 

Preteen Passage
  • Big Truths for Young Hearts by Bruce A. Ware
  • Preparing for Adolescence by Dr. James Dobson
  • Raising a Modern Day Knight by Robert Lewis
  • Raising a Modern Day Princess by Pam Farrel and Doreen Hanna
Commitment to Purity
  • Straight Talk With Your Kids About Sex by Josh & Dottie McDowell
  • How to Talk Confidently With Your Child About Sex
  • Every Young Man's Battle by Stephen Arterburn and Fred Stoeker
  • Every Young Woman's Battle by Shannon Ethridge and Stephen Arterburn
Transition to Adulthood
  • Reason If You Will by Tim Albury
  • Why Trust the Bible? by Greg Gilbert
  • Don't Check Your Brains At The Door by Josh McDowell and Bob Hostetler
  • Visual Theology by Tim Challies and Josh Byers
Life in Christ
  • The Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis
  • Ordering Your Private World by Gordon MacDonald
  • Welcome to College by Jonathan Morrow
  • How to Stay Christian in College by J. Budziszewski
  • Not a Fan by Kyle Idleman
Grandparents
  • Biblical Grandparenting by Josh Mulvihill
  • Grandparenting With A Purpose by Lillian Ann Penner
  • Courageous Grandparenting by Cavin Harper
  • Great Lessons and Grand Blessings by Elmer L. & Ruth Towns

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Ben Holden, Pastor of Family Ministries

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